Multimedia Journalism : Joe Weiss

Weblog for the advancement of multimedia storytelling. Compiled by Joe Weiss.
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Friday, February 28, 2003

audioBLOGGER: Listen to this
Create audio posts from any phone. audioBLOGGER is a service that provides bloggers with the ability to post audio to their blogs from any phone.

frontline: twentieth anniversary: watch FRONTLINE here! | PBS

As part of FRONTLINE's 20th-anniversary season, we are offering full-length streaming video of several FRONTLINE "Classics"—programs that have proven to be our viewers' favorites over the years—in addition to some recent reports that are already available.

Thursday, February 27, 2003

MSNBC: Army family journal

Produced by Meredith Birkett and Joe Weiss, designed by Fred Birchman. Featuring photographs by Stephen Morton of Getty Images.

Saturday, February 22, 2003

Camera Works: Audio and Video (
D.C. Digs Out
Videojourno short by John Poole.

Friday, February 21, 2003

Far away from anywhere
From the

Thursday, February 20, 2003

Slate: Well-Traveled by Jim Holt

Wednesday, February 19, 2003 redesign launched

Video, slideshows on front. (You'll have to use a broadband PC to see most of the new features - the best of which is the "Motion" section)

I’m struggling for an elegant way to point out some of the new features on their front page… but I'm slamming busy today. Just take some time and check it out. Initial broadband visit requires download of a 500K plugin upgrade.

Look for the “Photos – Motion – Top Story” toggle to the right of the main ESPN logo.

Also, other than the MSN table around the whole page – this design is largely CSS and table-free.

Tuesday, February 18, 2003

Michael Jackson: Unmasked
From & NBC's Dateline.

PDNedu: StoryTellers

Produced by Tango Interactive (aka Musarium, formerly Journale).

Friday, February 14, 2003

BBC NEWS | Talking Point | Send us your demo pictures

Become a photo stringer for the BBC! "The BBC is asking people attending Saturday's anti-war protests who are carrying new combination camera/cell phones to relay their pictures to its newsroom at (44) 7970 885089 or email them to The broadcaster said that it hopes to provide coverage of the demonstrations 'from a protester's perspective.'

Desination Chicago

Sunday, February 09, 2003

Floridian: The dream season
From the St. Petersburg Times - stills, audio in Flash.
Images by Chris Zuppa, produced by Bob Croslin.

Democrat & Chronicle Multimedia

Gallery, including several audio/stills pieces produced in Flash.

Friday, February 07, 2003

Flash presentation: Winter's Bloom From the Star-Tribune.

Wednesday, February 05, 2003

Got a link, send a link.
I'm particularly interested in good audio usage models at the moment, not to be picky... really anything interesting.

Email it here.

The New York Times: National Special

Several good interactive and multimedia features on the Shuttle also.

MSNBC Interactive: Anatomy of a Disaster

Monday, February 03, 2003 - Pan Pan Diner - Loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia